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Mammoet signs agreement with US port for offshore wind activities

Mammoet signed an agreement with Port of Coeymans Marine Terminal in Coeymans, New York for access to the port’s 400-acre marine terminal facility along the Hudson River 100 miles North of New York City and 10 miles South of Albany, NY. Mammoet will use the space for the support of the upcoming offshore wind projects in…

Boskalis bags large foundation contract for Taiwanese offshore wind farm

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded a large foundation contract for the 600 MW Taiwanese Changfang and Xidao offshore wind farm (CFXD OWF), a project by Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners. The contract was awarded to Boskalis in partnership with Taiwanese partner Hwa Chi Construction Co. Ltd. The companies will execute the project as BoWei (Boskalis HwaChi Offshore Wind…

Damen delivers second ASV 9020 vessel to Bibby Marine Services

Shipbuilder Damen has delivered its second Accommodation Support Vessel (ASV) 9020 to Bibby Marine Services at Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania for Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy and EnBW. The vessel, named Bibby WaveMaster Horizon, will be performing maintenance work off the coast of Germany on the offshore wind farms Hohe See and Albatros. The design…

SeaMade substation components underway to Vlissingen

Today the transition piece and J-tube cage for the first of two offshore substations for the 487 MW Belgian SeaMade Offshore Wind Farm were transported to the SIF terminal in Rotterdam.  In Vlissingen, the components, together with the foundation, will be loaded onto GeoSea’s installation vessel ‘Innovation’ for transport to the Seamade construction site. The…

Van Oord wins first cable installation contract in Taiwan

Van Oord has been awarded a cable installation contract by Ørsted for the Taiwanese Greater Changhua 1 & 2a offshore wind farms. It is the company’s first cable contract in Taiwan. The 900 MW Greater Changhua are located between 35 and 60 kilometres off the west coast of Changhua County, Taiwan. Van Oord is responsible for…

Fugro to perform geotechnical investigations in the German North Sea and Baltic Sea

Fugro will be performing geotechnical site investigations at potential offshore wind farm development areas in the German North Sea and Baltic Sea. The company was awarded a multi-annual contract by Germany’s Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (Das Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie (BSH)). The contract has a value of approximately 25 million euro. The starting date is targeted…

SeaZip signs MOU with Taiwanese TOWSC

Crew transfer vessel service provider SeaZip has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Taiwanese offshore wind farm O&M service provider Taiwan Offshore Wind Farm Services Corp. (TOWSC). The two companies will explore potential businesses for the provision of logistic solutions, from construction and commissioning to O&M stages, for offshore wind farm projects in Taiwan.…

Van Oord’s Aeolus completes Deutsche Bucht turbine installation job

Van Oord’s offshore installation vessel Aeolus has successfully completed the installation of 31 turbines on monopiles at the 269 MW Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm. As the Balance of Plant contractor, Van Oord was responsible for the design, engineering, procurement, construction and installation of the foundations, inter array cables and offshore substation. The Aeolus was…

Heerema wins second offshore wind contract in Taiwan

Heerema Marine Contractors has won another offshore wind contract in Taiwan, following the installation contract for the It concerns a contract for the 109.2 MW Changhua Windfarm Phase 1 project.  This time the contract is for the 900MW Greater Changhua 1 and 2a offshore wind farms that are being developed by Danish offshore wind developer Ørsted.…